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Toenail Fungus

Avoid Toenail Fungus

Posted by American Foot and Leg in Toenail Fungus

Toenail fungus or onychomycosis is a condition that affects about 14 to 20 percent of the population. In fact, according to Prevention about 50% of all nail discoloration is caused by fungus. In addition, it can be quite complicated to treat onychomycosis especially if the condition has…

Is Toenail Fungus Hereditary?

Posted by American Foot and Leg in Toenail Fungus

Toenail fungus, or onychomycosis, is a persistent fungal infection of the nails, and can be an unsightly problem. While the most common symptom is the yellowish discoloration of the nail, the fungus responsible for the discoloration and damage to the nail can also cause inflammation…

Is Toenail Fungus Painful?

Posted by American Foot and Leg in Toenail Fungus

Quite often toenail pain is disregarded until it can no longer be endured. In fact, the pain can be so excruciating that walking in your shoes may be difficult. Even more, people often procrastinate in seeking medical attention until walking is unbearable. However, you can…